Former Manchester United star Rio Ferdinand has claimed Liverpool are a ‘scary’ prospect within the Champions League, with the likes of Actual Madrid and Bayern Munich more likely to wish to keep away from the Reds within the final 16 of the competitors.
Jurgen Klopp’s facet had been at their devastating finest at Anfield on Wednesday night time as they comfortably dispatched Spartak Moscow 7-Zero, to safe their qualification to the subsequent spherical in model after ending prime of Group E.
Liverpool have scored 23 targets within the competitors thus far, with solely Paris Saint-Germain having scored extra with 25, leaving potential European opponents fearing the prospect of drawing the rampaging Reds.
As a pundit with BT Sport, Ferdinand mentioned, through the Daily Star: “As a lot as they wouldn’t wish to get Actual Madrid or Bayern, or Juventus perhaps, these groups I’m certain won’t need Liverpool to return out the hat towards them.
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“As a result of what we’ve seen at present, what we’ve seen in current weeks, the attacking choices that they’ve at Liverpool, they’re scary to play towards.“It’s going to be a tough recreation for whoever will get them within the subsequent stage.
“It’s nice for the Liverpool followers and what they have is that they’ve received that cauldron at Anfield, the place after they get happening an evening of Champions League soccer it’s a tough place to go.”
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With the draw for the subsequent spherical going down on Monday, Liverpool will probably be eagerly awaiting to see who their subsequent opponent is in Europe after extending their unbeaten streak to 9, with Everton subsequent of their sights to make it ten.